The publicly listed ASIC mining rig manufacturer, Canaan, has announced the launch of a new submerged liquid-cooled bitcoin miner called the Avalonminer A1066I. Canaan claims the new immersion cooling miner is noiseless and capable of significant overclocking, as the miner’s cooling system increases power efficiency by 78%.
The China-based and Nasdaq-listed bitcoin mining rig manufacturer, Canaan, has revealed a new bitcoin miner with some interesting attributes. The new miner is called the Avalon Immersion Cooling Miner (A1066I) and its components are designed to operate while being submerged under liquid coolant.
According to Canaan’s web page stats, the submerged liquid-cooled Avalonminer A1066I processes bitcoin and other SHA256 coins at around 50 terahash per second (TH/s). The latest Avalonminer also pulls 3400W off the wall, and claims to deliver a power efficiency of 64 joules per terahash (J/TH).
“The Immersion Cooling Miner (ICM) boasts an overclocking ratio of up to 45%,” Canaan’s website specifications note. “Its single module only requires two hash boards which provides computing capabilities equivalent